News

February 9, 2018

Lions play down controversial celebration

Ally Anderson says Brisbane do not want to be known as a cocky team after copping criticism for their AFLW post-match celebrations against rivals Adelaide.
February 9, 2018

Pies, Crows coaches support AFLW game memo

Collingwood and Adelaide AFLW coaches are supportive of an extraordinary memo from the league demanding more attacking football.
February 9, 2018

Record crowd set for Freo-Pies AFLW clash

Around 50,000 fans are expected to turn out for Fremantle's AFLW clash with Collingwood at Optus Stadium on Saturday.
February 9, 2018

Magpies coach welcomes AFLW game memo

Collingwood AFLW coach Wayne Siekman says any news is good news in the wake of this week's extraordinary memo from the league.
February 9, 2018

Magpies want more in Hope’s AFLW game

Collingwood have urged marquee forward Moana Hope to adapt her game to suit the AFLW after she was dropped for round two.
February 9, 2018

Hope must adjust to AFLW: Pies assistant

Dropped marquee forward Moana Hope must add to her game to regain a place in Collingwood's AFLW team, assistant coach Daniel Harford says.
February 9, 2018

AFLW’s Dal Pos feels pinch of playing more

The growing demands on elite female Australian rules players was rammed home to Greater Western Sydney star Jess Dal Pos after round one of the AFLW.
February 9, 2018

Dangerfield rests as AFLX looms for Cats

While Patrick Dangerfield kept to light duties, Gary Ablett impressed at a lengthy Geelong training session.
February 8, 2018

Collingwood drop marquee Hope in AFLW

Collingwood have dropped marquee forward Moana Hope for Saturday night's clash with Fremantle at Perth's Optus Stadium.
February 8, 2018

Lions skipper Beams optimistic about 2018

Dayne Beams says he has already learned a lot from Hawthorn great Luke Hodge in the pre-season but vows to be his own leader for Brisbane Lions.
February 8, 2018

Five per cent more to get Giants AFLW wins

A five per cent improvement is all Greater Western Sydney needs to start turning AFLW losses into wins according to Giants' vice-captain Alicia Eva.
February 8, 2018

Lions’ Hodge can’t wait for AFL return

Luke Hodge says he can't wait to make his return but believes it is what new AFL club Brisbane does when he is not on the field that will be most important.
February 8, 2018

Watts to make Port debut in AFLX

Former Melbourne utility Jack Watts will make his competitive debut for Port Adelaide in the AFLX tournament.
February 8, 2018

Injured Crow captain out of AFL pre-season

Adelaide rate captain Taylor Walker a chance to play in the AFL premiership season opener despite a foot injury ruling him out of pre-season games.
February 8, 2018

AFLW boss happy with balance

AFL head of women's football Nicole Livingstone says the directives sent to the AFLW clubs following the first round came after talks with coaches.
February 8, 2018

No knee-jerk reaction from AFL

AFL head of women's football Nicole Livingstone says the directives sent to the AFLW clubs following the first round are not a knee-jerk reaction.
February 8, 2018

Surgery delays Colyer’s AFL season start

Travis Colyer, the Essendon forward who played 22 games last season, will miss around the first six weeks this year because of foot surgery.
February 8, 2018

Crows captain in moonboot, out of trials

Adelaide say captain Taylor Walker should be ready for round one despite a ligament strain ruling him out of all pre-season matches.
February 8, 2018

Bad news for Adelaide captain Tex Walker

Adelaide captain Taylor Walker will miss their AFL pre-season games after straining a ligament in his foot.
February 8, 2018

Hodge misses out on Lions leadership group

Luke Hodge did not make Brisbane's leadership group but Lions coach Chris Fagan says the Hawthorn great will still be a huge influence on his teammates in 2018.
February 8, 2018

Demons defender eyes midfield switch

Melbourne's Christian Salem has enjoyed an untroubled run through this AFL pre-season and is eyeing a switch from defence to the midfield.
February 7, 2018

AFLW players slam ‘ridiculous’ tweaks

Carlton skipper Brianna Davey says winning games will remain the club's top priority amid concerns about low scores in the opening round of the AFLW.
February 7, 2018

Crows told not to dwell on AFLW defeat

Adelaide Crows co-captain Chelsea Randall has told her teammates not to dwell on the loss in their AFLW season opener.
February 7, 2018

Crows told not to move on from AFLW defeat

Adelaide Crows co-captain Chelsea Randall has told her teammates not to dwell on the loss in their AFLW season opener.
February 7, 2018

AFLW players hit back over style concerns

Carlton skipper Brianna Davey says winning games will remain the club's top priority amid concerns about low scores in the opening round of the AFLW.
February 7, 2018

Rockliff among Port’s AFL leadership group

Tom Rockliff will be in Port Adelaide's leadership group in his first AFL season at the club.
February 7, 2018

Close enough not good enough for Saints

St Kilda captain Jarryn Geary says the Saints not only want to play AFL finals this year, they want to be premiership contenders too.
February 7, 2018

Fleet-footed Bombers prepared for AFLX

Essendon's Devon Smith has nominated fellow off-season recruit Adam Saad as the perfect candidate for AFLX.
February 7, 2018

McLachlan wants AFLW coaches to attack

AFL chief executive Gillon McLachlan says if the coaches of the women's teams promote an attacking mindset, the goals will come.
February 6, 2018

Kangaroos out to prove AFL critics wrong

Shaun Atley says after a lean 2017 season, North Melbourne are excited about what they can produce.